Obituaries for Tuesday, November 5, 2019

Merla Ann Nalani Ka‘aumoana

Merla Ann Nalani Ka‘aumoana passed away in Waimea on Oct. 14, 2019, at the age of 59. She was born on May 20, 1960, in Lihue.

She is preceded in death by her parents David Kaheleiki Ka’aumoana and Ardith Waialoha Ka’aumoana; sisters, Linda Puanani Ka’aumoana-Texeira, Cindy Keala Ka’aumoana-Pa.

She is survived by her sons, Joshua (Ashton) Ka’aumoana of Oahu, David (Deanna) Manu-Ka’aumoana of Kauai; daughters, Saraleigh (Howard M. Toki III) Toki of Kauai, Nicole (Kainalu) Langi-Kau’aumoana of Kauai, Fa’afofoga (Shaun) Ta’ala of Kauai; 12 grandchildren; sisters, Doreen Haunani (Bula) Soares of Kauai, Tammy Leilani (Ronald) Contrades of Kauai; numerous uncles, aunts, nieces, nephews and cousins.

Services will be held on Nov. 16, 2019, at Garden Island Mortuary with visitation from 9 to 11 a.m. and a celebration of life at 11 a.m. Family suggests casual attire, flowers welcome.

Arrangements provided by Garden Island Mortuary.

Maxima B. Jardin

Maxima B. Jardin passed away on Oct. 24, 2019, at the age of 74. She was born on Oct. 1, 1945, in Villalis, Pangasinan, Philippines. She retired from Sheraton Hotel Housekeeping.

She is preceded in death by her parents Mariano Bajit and Tomasa Osias.

She is survived by her son Neal (Mylene) Jardin of Kekaha; daughter Loretta (David) Casarez Ewa Beach; 7 grandchildren; brothers, Leonides (Juliet) Bajit of Lihue, Melchor (Milagros) Bajit of Eleele; sisters, Antonia Bajit of Kalaheo, Olivia (Pablo) Antolin of Kalaheo, Teresita Bajit of Waipahu; numerous nieces, nephews, family and friends.

Services will be held on Tuesday, Nov. 12, 2019, at Holy Cross Church with visitation from 8:30 to 10:15 a.m. and Mass from 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. There will be a burial at Hanapepe Public Cemetery.

Arrangements provided by Garden Island Mortuary.


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